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Kevin Bacon, Kyra Sedgwick, and Natalie Zea walk the red carpet at a screening event for "The Following"; Portia de Rossi, Jason Bateman, Will Arnett and the rest of the Bluth clan celebrate the Season 4 premiere of "Arrested Development" (!!!) and we could not be more excited; Judd Apatow, Carl Reiner, and Mel Brooks kick off #ComedyFest; Roxane Mesquida, Josephine de la Baume, and others hit a special screening for Kiss of the Damned; Princess Alexandra Von Furstenberg, Angella Nazarian, and more attend the Women A.R.E. Salon event—get the rundown on Monday's top events in this installment of Last Night's Parties.
Common performs for Olivia Munn and Kim Kardashian to celebrate the USA Basketball team and Jeep; Will Ferrell, Michael Chow and other big supporters of LACMA attend the annual Collectors Committee dinner gala and view the new works of the permanent collection; Tobey Maguire, Ben Affleck and more show support for arts education at the Children Mending Hearts Spring Benefit; Ian Somerhalder hosts a private charity dinner event in Bel Air; Johnny Knoxville, Julie Bowen and Anthony Kiedis celebrate Earth Day at the Annenberg Community Beach House—it was another busy weekend of events and fundraisers here in L.A. and we have the details on what went down in this edition of Last Night's Parties. More»
For a ball club that had kind of grown used to bad news, last week finally brought a tremendous ray of sunshine: erstwhile Los Angeles Dodgers owner and professional bankruptcy clown Frank McCourt has finally caved in to public pressure and cold reality, agreeing to put the team and its assets (which, you might recall, are legally separate from the team as part of an elaborate shell game) on the market. More»
The sad, strange story of Frank McCourt's tenure as owner of the Dodgers took another turn yesterday, as the team filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Naturally, the question on the minds of Angelenos, as well as sports fans everywhere, is how? How does one of the most storied franchises in professional sports end up at the mercy of a bankruptcy judge, begging for handouts from investors and hanging in the balance of a divorce settlement between an awful, spoiled man and his awful, spoiled wife? How could the Dodgers be losing money? Well, owing Manny Ramirez $21 million probably doesn't help. More»
Wednesday, June 19
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.